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Can't skip the zoo, especially when it's lit up from Thanksgiving to Christmas holidays!
55-acre zoological park houses over 6,000 animals from 900 species and is the second most visited zoo in the United States.
The Houston Zoo provides a fun, unique, and inspirational experience fostering appreciation, knowledge, and care for the natural world. Essentially a small city encompassing a world of ecosystems and experiences, the Houston Zoo is made up of many moving parts. We have over 6000 permanent residents…